Definition of exposé noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ekˈspəʊzeɪ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌekspoʊˈzeɪ//
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an account of the facts of a situation, especially when these are shocking or have deliberately been kept secret a damning exposé of police corruption Word Originlate Middle English: from Old French exposer, from Latin exponere ‘put out’ (from ex- ‘out’ + ponere ‘put’), but influenced by Latin expositus ‘put or set out’ and Old French poser ‘to place’.
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